The Homestead

Waltham, Kent
  • 17
  • 5
  • Pet Friendly

Quiet rural country house with views over surrounding countryside, this is a truly unique retreat ideal for a group of friends or family looking to celebrate something special.

  • Surrounded by peaceful countryside
  • Walking distance to local pubs
  • Discounted Midweek Stays

About The Homestead


A large modern house set provides wonderful views of the surrounding paddocks and countryside with roaming horses and wildlife around.

This unique country getaway offers an exclusive stay, perfect for a group of friends for a celebration and for families looking for a retreat with the children and pets who are also welcome to stay.

Flexible accommodation is available across two floors with a combination of twins and doubles plus a large family dormitory style room at the very top!

The owners welcome you to meet their friendly horses and enjoy the stable yard community, which makes this accommodation so very different, with the working stable yard across from the property within the estate. Should you be keen to don on the riding hat and look to enjoy a hack, arrangements can be made at a nearby school, please ask us for more details.

WHEN
DO YOU WANT TO STAY?

Check availability and plan your break

"Thank you for your hospitality, we have had a great time in a lovely house and have made some wonderful memories with lifelong family and friends."

James - May 2017

"Thank you for the best weekend and letting us be as noisy as we like. We will never forget the memories we have made here."

The Sophisticated Hens

"Thanks Martin & Paula for all your help in making our Christmas. Great house, well equipped and very comfortable. Hope to see you again."

John - December 2017

"Thank you for a wonderful relaxing stay."

James & Julie - November 2017

"Thank you for letting us use your beautiful house. So lovely being at home again! Thank you for everything."

Mariola and company - October 2017

"Great three nights away spent with friends in a clean, well-kept home. Thank you for your hospitality. Great weather, BBQ, sun, paddling pool and friendly dogs!!. Thank you again."

Bromley Crew - August 2017

"Such a wonderful weekend, full of prosecco, flower garland making, games and glitter! The weather has been perfect, we spent the whole weekend in the garden. So much love - all the hens!!!"

Alex's hen do - August 2017

"Thank you so much for letting us use your beautiful house for the weekend! We have all had a fab time and loved having the horses in the background and the visit from the dogs! You have all been so welcoming and would definitely recommend!"

Annabel's hen do - May 2017

"Thank you so much for being so hospitable hosts! We absolutely loved the house, we had a wonderful time! Will definitely recommend your lovely home for a weekend in the country."

Lu's hen do - April 2017

"Reviews Coming Soon!"

Mulberry Cottages

What makes this area
So special...

Step outside this modern house and immerse yourself in the delights of the surrounding countryside, yet close enough to Canterbury too!

Property details

The Homestead: sleeps 17, in 5 bedrooms, 3 en-suite shower rooms and 1 family bathroom, 2 receptions (including kitchen / dining room), 1 terrace with furniture to seat 16 plus guests, BBQ, pets permitted, parking off road for up to 6/8 cars.

Ground Floor

Hall way, with sitting room and kitchen leading off.

Sitting room, snug seating for 17 guests on mixture of sofas (possible to sleeping 4 extra guests at a charge - please speak with a member of the booking team to request further information), TV, DVD player. Log burner.

Kitchen / breakfast room, dishwasher, gas hob and electric oven, extractor, TV, dining table and 16 seats. Log burner.

Downstairs cloakroom with WC and utility area.

Bed configuration (all upper floors)

First Floor

Master bedroom (sleeps 3), double bed and a single bed, double aspect windows, balcony and en-suite shower room.

Family room (sleeps 4), double bed and 2 x single beds and en-suite shower room.

Twin room (sleeps 2)

Double room (sleeps 2)

Family bathroom, bath (jacuzzi) and separate shower.

Second floor

Attic family bedroom (sleeps 6) two double beds and two single beds. Wardrobe. En-suite bathroom with shower over.

Outside
1 terrace with furniture to seat 16 plus guests, Coal BBQ​ ( please provide your own coal)
 



What you need to know

2 cots available on request.

The owners have horses at the stables situated on site that can be petted, but riding on the site is unfortunately not available. Introductions can be made to the horses by arrangement with the owners. There is a riding school less than a mile away. Please ask for more details from the Booking Team.

Livery options are available from £75 per week including stables and a paddock. Food can be arranged at an additional cost.

Logs provided.

Hairdryers provided.

Coal BBQ/firepit (coals not provided).

Central heating

Wi- Fi

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